May 30, 2023

Willy Nilly Chili Cook Off Almost Here

We’re just a few days away from the 4th Annual Willy Nilly Chili Cook Off!  Be sure to stop by Tuesday, March 6 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Chandler Ballroom of the University Center.  If you’d like to enter, just go to to complete an Entry Form.  Support your colleagues by arriving early to vote on the best chili and the best corn bread!

More SAC news:

March SAC Meeting – Save the Date.  Our next SAC meeting will be on Thursday, March 22 at 1 p.m. in the University Center Room 210.  All are welcome to attend!

Fire Drills – The Fire Safety office began conducting fire drills in administrative and academic buildings this week.  The schedule is listed at the following link, showing buildings, and which week they are tentatively scheduled.  The exact date and time will not be posted.  Be sure to review the UMW Administrative and Academic Building Fire Drill Guidelines so everyone is

Don’t Forget!  Show your colleagues some appreciation!  With the Excellent Eagle Employee Program, you can nominate your co-workers, supervisor or employees for the Excellent Eagle Employee award. It’s easy! Just complete the Excellent Eagle Employee nomination form on our website. Take some time to nominate someone today! Winners get reserved parking on campus for the month.  Additionally, there is the #1 F.A.N. (Fantastic Action Noticed) program.  Did you experience exceptional customer service or awesome collaboration? If so, nominate the person or people involved in that experience. Complete the #1 F.A.N. form on the HR website, and your colleague will be able to choose a UMW spirit item as a token of appreciation.

SAC on Social Media The Staff Advisory Council is now on Instagram at and Twitter (  Be sure to follow us and share with others to stay up-to-date on all of our activities!